phraseologist

[frey-zee-ol-uh-jist]

noun

a person who treats of or is concerned with phraseology.
a person who affects a particular phraseology or is skilled in coining phrases.

Nearby words

  1. phrasemaker,
  2. phrasemonger,
  3. phraseogram,
  4. phraseograph,
  5. phraseological,
  6. phraseology,
  7. phrasing,
  8. phratry,
  9. phreak,
  10. phreaking

Origin of phraseologist

First recorded in 1705–15; phraseolog(y) + -ist

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British Dictionary definitions for phraseologist

phraseologist

noun

a person who is interested in or collects phrases or who affects a particular phraseology
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